How to place a bet through Racing Post

Betting on the Racing Post app

1. Sync your betting accounts to Racing Post – log-in securely once

You can use your existing betting account with one of our partner bookmakers, or register to open a new account. Find the list of bookmakers by choosing the Accounts tab on the Racing Post app. Log into your bookmaker account by selecting their logo, or Open Account.

2. View bookmakers promotions and get BOG

If you’re opening a new account, check the latest free bets and registration offers to make sure you get the best promotional deal.

Best Odds Guaranteed (BOG) is automatically applied to your bets. This means you get the best odds (or price) for the horse you’re backing. If you place a bet at 3/1, and the price drifts to 5/1, you’ll get paid at 5/1. This doesn’t apply to SP (starting price) bets, which are only paid out at the price when the race starts.

3. Tap the racecard odds buttons to add horses to your betslip

Go to the racecard for the race you want to bet on. Choose the horse you want to back by selecting its odds button. We’ll add this selection to your betting slip. Choose your stake and decide if your bet is to win, or each way.  We’ll display your estimated returns from your total stake.

4. Place your bet and watch the race live on Racing Post

Choose Place Bet when ready. To watch the race live, you must bet £1 or more on it. Go to the racecard and look for Watch LiveYou’ll be able to start watching 2-3 minutes before the race begins.

Betting on racingpost.com

1. Sync your betting accounts to racingpost.com – log-in securely once

You can use your existing betting account with one of our partner bookmakers, or register to open a new account. Find the list of bookmakers by choosing the Accounts tab on the racingpost.com website. Log into your bookmaker accounts, or Create an Account.

2. View bookmakers promotions and get BOG

If you’re opening a new account, check the latest free bets and registration offers to make sure you get the best promotional deal.

Best Odds Guaranteed (BOG) is automatically applied to your bets. This means you get the best odds (or price) for the horse you’re backing. If you place a bet at 3/1, and the price drifts to 5/1, you’ll get paid at 5/1. This doesn’t apply to SP (starting price) bets, which are only paid out at the price when the race starts.

3. Tap the racecard odds buttons to add horses to your betslip

Go to the racecard for the race you want to bet on. Choose the horse you want to back by selecting its odds button. We’ll add this selection to your betting slip. Choose your stake and decide if your bet is to win, or each way.  We’ll display your estimated returns from your total stake.

4. Place your bet and watch the race live on racingpost.com

Choose Place Bet when ready. To watch the race live, you must bet £1 or more on it. Go to the racecard and look for Watch LiveYou’ll be able to start watching 2-3 minutes before the race begins.